
Shining evolutionary light on sleep and health

Charles Nunn
(Duke University)

Institute colloquium 
March 11, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Sylvia Cremer 


Quantum phases and fluctuations driven by strong correlations

Silke BühlerPaschen
(Vienna University of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
March 25, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Andrew Higginbotham 


Electrical transport and spectroscopy studies of the delafossite layered metals

Andrew Mackenzie
(Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids)

Institute colloquium 
April 8, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Zhanybek Alpichev 


All about prime numbers

Roger HeathBrown
(Oxford University)

Institute colloquium 
April 29, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Tim Browning 


Structure and mechanism of membraneembedded molecular machines

Leonid Sazanov
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
May 13, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Michael Sixt 


Novel mechanisms of neurogenesis and neural repair

Magdalena Götz
(Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)

Institute colloquium 
May 20, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Cell types as building blocks of neural circuits

Josh Sanes
(Harvard University)

Institute colloquium 
May 27, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Computational singlephoton imaging

Gordon Wetzstein
(Stanford University)

Institute colloquium 
June 24, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Bernd Bickel 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
September 2, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Richard Murray
(California Institute of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
September 9, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Calin Guet 


Institute Colloquium

Zeev Rudnick
(Tel Aviv University)

Institute colloquium 
September 23, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Timothy Browning 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
September 30, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Taekjip Ha
(Johns Hopkins University)

Institute colloquium 
October 7, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Johann Danzl 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
October 14, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Jay T. Groves
(University of California, Berkeley)

Institute colloquium 
October 21, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Martin Loose 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
October 28, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Edward Boyden
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
November 4, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
PostDoc Association 


Institute Colloquium

Adrian Bird
(University of Edinburgh)

Institute colloquium 
November 11, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Gaia Novarino 


Institute Colloquium

Nir Shavit
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
November 18, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Institute Colloquium

Marta Kwiatkowska
(Oxford University)

Institute colloquium 
November 25, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Krishnendu Chatterjee 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
December 2, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
December 9, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Alex Badyaev
(University of Arizona)

Institute colloquium 
December 16, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Institute Colloquium

Erich BornbergBauer
(University of Münster)

Institute colloquium 
January 13, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
January 20, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
January 27, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 2, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Rajeev Alur
(University of Pennsylvania)

Institute colloquium 
March 9, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Krishnendu Chatterjee 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 16, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 23, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 30, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
April 20, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Maria Chudnovsky
(Princeton University)

Institute colloquium 
April 27, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Timothy Browning 


Institute Colloquium

Andrea Liu
(University of Pennsylvania)

Institute colloquium 
May 4, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Scott Waitukaitis 


Institute Colloquium

Lyman Page
(Princeton University)

Institute colloquium 
May 11, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Calin Guet 


Institute Colloquium

Tim Roughgarden
(Columbia University)

Institute colloquium 
May 18, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
May 25, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 8, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 15, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Eve Marder
(Brandeis University)

Institute colloquium 
September 16, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 22, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 29, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Topological methods for artificial intelligence

Gunnar Carlsson
(Stanford University)

IST Lecture 
April 24, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


The second kind of impossible

Paul Steinhardt
(Princeton University)

Institute colloquium 
March 18, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Robert Seiringer 


IST Lecture: Steven Simon

Steven Simon
(Oxford University)

Public outreach event 
December 11, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


The Entropy Power Inequalities with quantum conditioning

Giacomo de Palma
(University of Copenhagen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 14, 2019 15:45 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


A humble view from inside evolution: imagining our digital future

Helga Nowotny
(Vienna Science and Technology Fund)

Public outreach event 
March 6, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Thomas Henzinger 


Two types of stomach stem cells for the homeostatic turnover of gastric corpus glands

BonKyoung Koo
(IMBA, Vienna)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 6, 2019 13:00 
14:00 
Ani Kicheva 


NDT! Groups Jösch (Laura Burnett) and Danzl


Neuroscience data talk 
April 2, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Siegert and Novarino


Neuroscience data talk 
May 21, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Shigemoto (Marijo Jevtic) and Jösch (Roshan Satapathy)


Neuroscience data talk 
June 18, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Csicsvari and Jonas


Neuroscience data talk 
July 16, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



Stereodynamics of chemical reactions near absolute zero

Andreas Osterwalder
(EPFL, Switzerland)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 21, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


Science Education Day  Inquiry based learning


Public outreach event 
March 27, 2019 14:00 
18:30 



Quantization of heat flow in the fractional quantum Hall regime

Mitali Banerjee
(Columbia University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 25, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


Evolution and function of DNA methylation within chromatin

Daniel Zilberman
(John Innes Centre)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 12, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Jiri Friml 


Data science of biology

Katarzyna Bozek
(OIST)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Quantum Science with Single Atoms on Surfaces

Philip Willke
(Ewha Womans University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 13, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Johannes Fink 


Hypothesis testing for graphs: Fundamental limits and practical methods

Debarghya Ghoshdastidar
(University of Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 14, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Christoph Lampert 


Liquid exfoliation of layered crystals

Claudia Backes
(University of Heidelberg)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 14, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Björn Hof 


Scalable systems for continuous processing of data streams

Vasiliki Kalavri
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Curve counting and tropical geometry

Hannah Markwig
(University of Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Uli Wagner 


The ideal theorem, and Dedekind zeta functions on the critical line

Simon RydinMyerson
(Uni Göttingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Interactive Learning and Decision Making with Machines and People

Yuxin Chen
(Caltech)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 4, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Vladimir Kolmogorov 


A novel approach for strongly correlated systems: geminalbased wavefunction ansätze

Döme Tibor
(ETH Zurich)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 12, 2019 14:00 
15:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


10 Years of IST Austria

Alexander Van der Bellen, Michael Ignatieff

Public outreach event 
June 4, 2019 18:00 
20:00 
IST Austria 


Science as revolution

Paul Nurse
(The Francis Crick Institute)

IST Lecture 
June 5, 2019 17:30 
18:45 
Tom Henzinger 


Defining inhibitory microcircuits for limb and thoracic movement

Lora Sweeney
(Salk Inst. for Biological Studies)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 27, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Gaia Novarino 


Does a Single Eigenstate of a Hamiltonian Encode the Critical Behaviour of its FiniteTemperature Phase Transition?

Keith Fratus
(UCSB Physics)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 19, 2019 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Dynamical quantum phase transitions in U(1) quantum link models

YiPing Huang
(Max Planck Institut, Dresden)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 26, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Boundary renormalisation of stochastic PDEs

Máté Gerencsér
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Crossing probabilities of multiple Ising interfaces

Eveliina Peltola
(Université de Genève)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


LiebThirring inequality for wave functions vanishing on the diagonal set

Simon Larson
(KTH Stockholm)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 21, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Central Limit Theorem for BoseEinstein Condensates

Simone Rademacher
(University of Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Quantum seminar

Manuel Endres
(Caltech)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
June 4, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Precise Program Reasoning using Probabilistic Methods

Mukund Raghothaman
(University of Pennsylvania)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 19, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Krish Chatterjee 


HawkingUnruh effect and quasinormal decay in quantum Hall effect

Suraj Hegde
(UIUC, Illinois)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 26, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Mikhail Lemeshko 


Hodge theory of character varieties via Topological Quantum Field Theories

Angel Gonzalez Prieto
(Universidad Politécnica de Madrid)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


GrossPitaevskii Limit of a Homogeneous Bose Gas at Positive Temperature

Andreas Deuchert
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 19, 2019 16:00 
18:00 



Ask a professor  everything you need to know about your postdoc experience

Misha Lemeshko and Martin Loose
(IST Austria)

General Interest Seminar 
April 23, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
IST Austria Career Services 


Logarithmic lambdaconnections, singular opers and Hilbert schemes of points on ruled surfaces

Szilard Szabo
(Renyi, Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 4, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Effective global generation on manifolds with numerically trivial canonical bundle

Alex Kuronya
(GoetheUniversität Frankfurt)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 25, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


The eclectic cerebellum  from neurons to circuits and behavior

Stephanie Rudolph
(Harvard Medical School)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 5, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Sandra Siegert 


Time covariance (and stationarity) for last passage percolation models

Alessandra Occelli
(Uni Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Quantum seminar: Implementing nonreciprocity with two superconducting qubits in waveguide

Andrés Rosario Hamann
(University of Queensland, Australia)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 9, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Johannes Fink 


Selforganization and symmetry breaking in intestinal organoid development

Prisca Liberali
(FMI Basel)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 19, 2019 11:00 
12:15 
Edouard Hannezo 


Dominik Schröder Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
March 11, 2019 14:00 
17:00 



Mathphys Seminar

Gitta Kutyniok
(TU Berlin)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 13, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Nonlocal and nonabelian Majoranabased physics

Karsten Flensberg
(Niels Bohr Institute)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Andrew Patrick Higginbotham 


Nextgeneration human cell reprogramming to study agerelated neurodegeneration

Jerome Mertens
(University of Innsbruck)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 25, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Gaia Novarino 


How the genome is reorganized during zygotic reprogramming to totipotency

Kikue Tachibana
(IMBA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 7, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Barbara Casillas Perez, Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
March 13, 2019 13:30 
16:30 



Dynamics of random interfaces and tilings of the plane

Fabio Toninelli
(CNRS Lyon)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 4, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


From dynamic biomolecular structures to biological function using integrated NMRbased structural biology

Paul Schanda
(Inst. de Biologie Structurale (IBS))

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 5, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Florian Schur 


Fundamental Limits and Practical Algorithms in Inference: From Communication to Learning

Marco Mondelli
(Stanford University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 11, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Quantum topology from symplectic geometry

Vivek Shende
(UC Berkeley)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 11, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Perceptual Engineering

Misha Sra
(MIT)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 12, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Bernd Bickel 


Understanding distributed dataflow systems and applications

Ioannis Liagouris
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 18, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Krish Chatterjee 


Specialization of (stable) rationality in families with mild singularities

Johannes Nicaise
(Imperial)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 2, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


Effective equidistribution of primitive rational points on expanding horospheres

Daniel ElBaz
(Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Dynamics of Confined Cell Migration

Chase Broedersz
(LMU Munich)

FriSBi 
March 18, 2019 13:30 
14:30 



Slow dynamics in constrained manybody quantum systems

Paolo P. Mazza
(SISSA, Trieste)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 13, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Counting rational points on cubic hypersurfaces

Per Salberger
(Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 28, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


Rational points over global fields and applications.

Pankaj Vishe
(Durham University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 14, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


GeomTop Seminar: Connectivity of the FlipGraph of Triangulations

Emo Welzl
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 6, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


CarlenFrankLieb conjecture and monotonicity of αz Rényi relative entropy

Haonan Zhang
(Université de FrancheComté and Polish Academy of Sciences)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Jan Maas 


Young Scientist Symposium 2019


Symposium/Conference 
May 17, 2019 09:00 
17:00 



Open Campus


Public outreach event 
May 26, 2019 12:00 
18:00 



Hall algebra approach to cohomology rings

Olivier Schiffmann
(Département de Mathématiques d'Orsay)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Minimizing GCD sums, multiplicative energy and applications

Marc Munsch
(Uni Graz)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 4, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Quantum seminar: Cavity QED with Spin Qubits

Guido Burkard
(University of Konstanz)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 26, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


TWIST Talk Roland Kalb (proionic GmbH): A Startup Journey from a Greek Beach towards World Leadership in Manufacture of Ionic Liquids

Roland Kalb

TWIST Talk 
April 4, 2019 15:00 
16:00 
Markus Wanko 


Semiclassical limit of large fermionic systems at positive temperature

Arnaud Triay
((Universite ParisDauphine))

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Uniform Lipschitz functions on the triangular lattice have logarithmic variations

Ioan Manolescu
(University of Fribourg)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 12, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


A variational characterisation of the $Sine_\beta$ point process

Martin Huesmann
(Universität Wien)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 9, 2019 15:30 
16:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Decompositions of logcorrelated fields with applications

Eero Saksman
(University of Helsinki)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 9, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Supercritical percolation on nonamenable graphs

Tom Hutchcroft
(University of Cambridge)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 7, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Nina Gantert
(TU München)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 4, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Disordered systems with complex bonds: from basic principles to biomimetic functionality

Carl Goodrich
(Harvard University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Edouard Hannezo 


(Twisted) Derived Categories of bielliptic and Enriques surfaces

Sofia Tirabassi
(University of Bergen and Stockholm University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 23, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Poisson local eigenvalue statistics for continuum random Schrödinger operators

Adrian Dietlein
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 26, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


The fractal dimension of Liouville quantum gravity: monotonicity, universality, and bounds.

Ewain Gwynne
(University of Cambridge)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 26, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Sandpile group of graphs and digraphs

Lilla Tóthmérész
(Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 9, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Controlling active matter with curvature and topology

Daniel Pearce
(University of Geneva)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 16, 2019 13:00 
14:00 
Martin Loose 


An NMR toolbox to study the surface of nanocrystals; Enabling superconducting, memristive and catalytic applications

Jonathan de Roo
(Ghent University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 12, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maria Ibanez 


Hecke Größencharakters and the LFunction Ratios Conjecture

Ezra Waxman
(Charles University in Prague)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 2, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Cavity QED with Molecules

Claudiu Genes
(MPL)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 23, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Mikhail Lemeshko 


Katarina Valoskova, Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
April 11, 2019 10:00 
13:00 



GeomTop Seminar: "Relaxed Diophantine Equations for Geometric Primitives in Integer Space"

Ranita Biswas
(IST Austria (Edelsbrunner group))

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 20, 2019 12:30 
13:45 



Signaling relays in immunity and hematopoiesis

Katja Brückner
(University of California San Francisco)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 11, 2019 15:00 
16:00 
Katarina Valosková 


Differential role of amygdalar PPARs in conditioned fear, anxiety and cognitive behaviour in the presence and absence of nociceptive tone

Jéssica Cristina Coelho Gaspar

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 25, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


The Vienna Region CryoEM Seminar

Vladyslav Kravchuk AND Juraj Ahel

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 27, 2019 09:30 
11:00 
Carrie Bernecky 


The neural circuit basis of behavioral individuality

Benjamin L. de Bivort
(Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 27, 2019 15:00 
16:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Cohomological algebras and factorization algebras

Eric Vasserot
(Université Paris Diderot)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 18, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Stimulus complexity shapes response correlations in primary visual cortex

Gergo Orban
(Wigner Research Centre for Physics)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 11, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


GeomTop Seminar: Applying Persistent Homology in Machine Learning

Chris Hofer
(Salzburg University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 27, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


Cell migration promotes dynamic cellular interactions to control cerebral cortex morphogenesis

Laurent Nguyen
(University of Liège, Belgium)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 5, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Can Europe catch up in artificial intelligence?

Bernhard Schölkopf
(Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems)

IST Lecture 
June 6, 2019 18:00 
19:00 
Thomas Henzinger 


Claudia Espinoza Martinez, Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
April 24, 2019 10:00 
13:00 



Barycenters in quantum information theory

Daniel Virosztek
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 23, 2019 16:00 
18:00 



Sharp Interface Limit for the AllenCahn Equation with a Contact Angle

Helmut Abels
(Universität Regensburg)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
July 4, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Julian Fischer 


Quantum Seminars


Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 7, 2019 11:00 
12:00 



GeomTop Seminar: "Interplay of Geometry and Thermodynamics in Physics and Biology"

Roland Roth
(Uni Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 3, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


Free Probability, Random Matrices, and NonCommutative Rational Functions

Roland Speicher
(Universität des Saarlandes)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 21, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
Laszlo Erdös 


IST Lecture

Steve Simon
(Oxford University)

Public outreach event 
December 11, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Hysteresis treatments: Exploiting cellular memory to prevent resistance evolution

Roderich Römhild
(Uppsala University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 10, 2019 11:30 
12:45 
Calin Guet 


Quantum Seminars: Coherent terahertz magnetooptics of topological insulators and semiconductors

Alexey Shuvaev
(TU Vienna)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 30, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Zhanybek Alpichshev 


Some determinantal formulas in the representation theory of padic general linear groups

Alberto Minguez
(University of Vienna)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 11, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


The mean field Schrödinger problem

Julio Backhoff
(Universität Wien)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 23, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Computation of the critical point for the randomcluster model on ℤ2 via parafermionic observables.

Daria Smirnova
(Université de Genève)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 23, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


GeomTop Seminar: CANCELLED!


Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 10, 2019 13:00 
14:15 



Institute Colloquium: Time TBC!!

Subhash Khot
(New York University)

Institute colloquium 
November 29, 2019 11:00 
17:00 
Uli Wagner 


Coarse and fine spatiotemporal coordination of excitation and inhibition underlying highfidelity direction coding in the retina

Gautam Awatramani
(University of Victoria)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 2, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Sandra Siegert 


Geometric stochastic heat equations

Yvain Bruned
(University of Edinburgh)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 18, 2019 14:45 
15:45 
Jan Maas 


Brascamp Lieb inequalities for fermions and noncommutative mass transport

Eric Carlen
(Rutgers University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 18, 2019 13:45 
14:45 
Jan Maas 


Parton paradigm for the fractional quantum Hall effect

Ajit Coimbatore Balram
(University of Copenhagen)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 14, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Graph limits and spectral theory

Agnes Backhausz
(Eotvos Lorand University and Renyi Institute)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 16, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Computational analyses of the evolution of bacterial translation

Gaurav Diwan
(Bioquant, University of Heidelberg)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 15, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


New coupling techniques for exponential ergodicity of SPDEs in the hypoelliptic and effectively elliptic settings

Oleg Butkovsky
(TU Berlin)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 16, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Jan Maas 


GeomTop Seminar: "What can geometry teach us about topological drawings of graphs?"

Alan Marcelo ARROYO GUEVARA
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 17, 2019 13:00 
14:15 



Invariance Principle for the Random Lorentz Gas – Beyond the BoltzmannGrad Limit

Balint Toth
(Bristol and Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 4, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Nina Gantert
(TU München)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 4, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Gaultier Lambert
(Universität Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 11, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Percolation Phase Transition via the Gaussian Free Field

Aran Raoufi
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 21, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Chemogenetic modulation of orexin/hypocretin neuronal activity ameliorates cognitive, behavioral and metabolic impairments in A53T mouse model of Parkinson`s disease

Milos Stanojlovic

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 23, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar

Gergely Harcos
(University of Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 3, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


Multiplexed readout of four qubits in 3D circuit QED architecture using a broadband Josephson Parametric Amplifier

Suman Kundu
(TIFR India)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 6, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Johannes Fink 


Optimal Transport and Density Functional Theory

Mathieu Lewin
(Universite ParisDauphine)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 25, 2019 15:45 
16:45 
Robert Seiringer 


Dissecting our mind based on evolutionary conservation

Hitoshi Okamoto
(RIKEN Center for Brain Science)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 24, 2019 16:30 
18:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


Applications of the orbit method to analysis of automorphic forms

Paul Nelson
(EHT Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 16, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


Effective asymptotic for a sum of class numbers

Giacomo Cherubini
(Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics in Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 16, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Commemoration Lecture

Philipp Ther
(University of Vienna)

Public outreach event 
November 27, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Thomas Henzinger 


Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar

Xinwen ZHU
(CALTECH)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 19, 2019 15:00 
18:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Potential caspasemyosin interaction as a regulator of asymmetric cell division in Caenorhabditis elegans

Nikhil Mishra
(LMU Munich)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 6, 2019 11:00 
12:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


Quantum Seminars: Karsten Held

Prof. Karsten Held
(TU Vienna)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
June 18, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


Quantum Seminars: Veronika Sunko

Veronika Sunko

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 8, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Andrew Higginbotham 


Big Bang Theory Party



May 15, 2019 17:30 
20:30 



Extended Viscous Fluid Simulation with TwoWay Coupling and Parameter Identification

Tetsuya Takahashi
(The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 3, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Chris Wojtan 


Quantum Seminars: Uros Delic

Uros Delic

Physical Sciences Seminar 
July 2, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Andrew Higginbotham 


Optical manipulation of ferromagnet

Sanchar Sharma
(TU Delft)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 28, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Mikhail Lemeshko 


Neural Computations for Vision

Markus Meister
(Caltech, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 13, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


GeomTop Seminar: Triangulating manifolds: An overview with a focus on Riemannian simplices

Mathijs Wintraecken

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 8, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


The Importance of Signaling Pathway Downregulation for Central Nervous System Development and Homeostasis

Sergi Simo
(University of California, Davis)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 14, 2019 13:30 
14:30 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Student Open Day 2019


Public outreach event 
November 22, 2019 09:00 
17:00 



Junctions of weaklycoupled stronglyinteracting systems

Andrea Trombettoni
(CNRIOM and SISSA, Trieste)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 13, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Giacomo Bighin / Lemeshko Group 


Devils inside the brain: Can we outwit them?

Anand Kant Das
(Institute for Applied Physics  Biophysics group)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 14, 2019 11:00 
12:30 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


Neurovascular coupling in health and disease.

Anusha Mishra
(Oregon Health & Science University, USA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 17, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


GeomTop Seminar: HamSandwich cuts and center transversals in subspaces

Patrick Schnider

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 15, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Yilin Wang
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 11, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Function and Regulation of Centrosomes during Immune Responses

Eva Kiermaier
(University of Bonn)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 21, 2019 13:30 
14:30 
Michael Sixt 


Quantum Rifling: Revisiting the SternGerlach experiment with a twist

Daniel Szombati
(University of Queensland, AUS)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 28, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Johannes Fink 


GeomTop Seminar: Polynomials vanishing on Cartesian products: Theory and algorithms

Micha Sharir

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 22, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


Theoretical Analyses of EstimationofDistribution Algorithms

Martin Krejca
(Hasso Plattner Institute, Universtät Potsdam)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 27, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Dan Alistarh 


"Inorganic polyphosphates in plants: sensor domains, metabolic enzymes... and an unsuspected bicistronic mRNA".

Laura Lorenzo Orts
(University of Geneva)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 3, 2019 11:00 
12:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 
